Media centre

If you want to know about children and young people with cancer or their families, we’ve got something to say. Our Media and PR team is available 24/7 for comment, interviews and information.

For media enquiries only, call our Media and PR team on +44 (0)20 8752 2812 or email

Out of hours contact: +44 (0)844 848 1189

You can also check out our contacts for journalists and our Ambassadors and Celebrity Supporters page.

DrugStars raise more than £1,800 for CLIC Sargent

Tuesday 7 May 2019

The app raises money for CLIC Sargent by users collecting stars which can be donated to a featured health charity at no extra cost to themselves.

CLIC Sargent join forces with the Co-op, charities and MPs to demand government take action on Children Funeral Fund promise

Wednesday 1 May 2019

CLIC Sargent has joined forces with Co-op and over 50 charities and MPs in a call to get the government to take action on their pledge to create a Children’s Funeral Fund.

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Cash for Kids appeal: Be a hero for CLIC Sargent

Wednesday 1 May 2019

CLIC Sargent is teaming up with Hits Radio Cash for Kids for this year’s Superhero Day which takes place on Friday 10 May.

Police officers and firefighter join forces for London Marathon World Record attempt

Friday 26 April 2019

Five police officers and one firefighter are joining forces to set a new World Record for the fastest marathon in a six-person costume at the London Marathon to raise vital funds for CLIC Sargent and Tanyel’s Smile.

Meet CLIC Sargent’s London Marathon runners

Tuesday 23 April 2019

This year CLIC Sargent has 300 incredible runners all taking on the Virgin Money London Marathon to raise vital funds to help support children and young people with cancer. Read about our runners stories here.

Maria and Amie’s marathon story: Mum and daughter take on marathon challenge together

Tuesday 23 April 2019

Maria Hutty is putting herself through her paces to run the Virgin Money London Marathon. Taking on the epic challenge before she turns 50, Maria will also be joined by her daughter Amie as they run together.

CLIC Sargent social worker taking on London Marathon for families and young people she supports

Tuesday 23 April 2019

CLIC Sargent social worker Lucy Hill, will be running her first London Marathon this year for the children and young people with cancer who she supports. Lucy is in a unique position to understand what these young people are going through, as she herself was supported as a young adult by CLIC Sargent 10 years ago, when she was treated for Lymphoma. This experience later motivated her to work for the charity.

Young widow takes on marathon challenge in memory of his wife

Tuesday 23 April 2019

Tim's wife Primrose was diagnosed with terminal cancer just a few months into their relationship. After getting married and ticking off her bucket list, Tim is taking on the Virgin Money London Marathon in her memory.

Henry’s London Marathon story: Running in memory of 4-year-old son Douglas

Tuesday 23 April 2019

Henry, a dad and electrician from Ely, is running in memory of his 3 year old son Douglas who passed away last year after being diagnosed with neuroblastoma. Henry signed up for the challenge because he wanted to improve his physical and mental well-being after losing Douglas and to raise funds for CLIC Sargent

Mum makes running the London Marathon her mission in memory of her 17-year-old daughter

Tuesday 23 April 2019

Emma Furneaux lost all motivation after her daughter Elisha passed away. While watching the London Marathon last year, Emma thought of her daughter who lost her ability to walk before she died and decided to sign up to run the marathon and raise vital funds for CLIC Sargent.